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Bogeart, Dorothy L.
Dorothy L. Bogeart, age 81, of Galesburg, Illinois died on Tuesday, March 30, 2010 at 6:10 P.M. at Rosewood Care Center in Galesburg, Illinois.

She was born on October 6, 1928 in Burlington Junction, Missouri, the daughter of Eddie David and Alta Maude Runyon Siddens.

She married Rufus Claude Kirk. She later married Arthur Louis Bogeart on January 7, 1961 in Georgetown, Illinois. He preceded her in death in August 1971.

Surviving are:

Daughter: Dorothy (Rev. Lewis) Woods of Galesburg, Illinois

Son: Eddie Kirk of Galesburg, Illinois

Stepdaughter: Billie Engle of Knoxville, Illinois

Thirteen grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren

Sisters: Marie Kirk of Rivera, Texas and Helen Scribner of Rockford, Illinois

Brother: Rex Siddens of Rockport, Missouri

Preceded in death by her parents; husband; one brother: William; two sisters: Faye and Kathleen; one grandson: Doug Woods and four great grandchildren

She was raised and educated in Rockport, Missouri graduating from Rockport High School.

She was a homemaker and worked at K-Mart as a clerk and Steak-n-Shake as a waitress, cook and payroll clerk.

She was a member of the Allen Park Baptist Church in Galesburg, Illinois and attended the Calvary Baptist Church in Galesburg, Illinois.

She enjoyed embroidery and word puzzles.

Cremation Rites will be accorded. There will be no services.

Memorials may be made to the family. Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Home and Crematory in Knoxville, Illinois in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made and sympathy cards sent through www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com.
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